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Chicago Bulls get #1 pick in the draft

Chicago sat in the ninth spot before the draft lottery last night with eight teams having a worse record in the 2007-08 season. They had a 1.7% chance that their ball would be picked first. And it was picked fi...
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Celtics take Game 1

Led by Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce (The Big Two), the Boston Celtics defeated the Detroit Pistons last night 88-79. Garnett had 26 points and 9 rebounds. Pierce had 22 points, 6 boards and 6 assists. Rajon Ro...
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Philadelphia: 100 Seasons without a winner

In case you missed, and judging by the amount of people that have sent me the link to the Cnnsi.com story you haven't, Philadelphia is officially a town that hasn't had a pro sports championship in 100 seasons....
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Top 10 players in the NBA

In February I ranked who I felt were the best players in the NBA. We are almost half way through the NBA playoffs and I feel I need to address this again, because I would like to make some changes. It's one thi...
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Perry goes off on Celtics

I'm not really going to get into detail about the game tonight, because it really doesn't matter. The Celtics stink. They got completely embarrassed on the road again by a team that also stinks. Their is som...
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Baron Davis could opt out of contract?

Todd Ramasar, agent for Golden State Warrior Baron Davis, says contract negotiations are so far apart that Davis would consider opting out of the final year of his deal and hitting free agency. "After sittin...
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Knicks add D’Antoni

Former Phoenix Suns coach Mike D'Antoni has accepted a four-year, $24 million deal to coach the New York Knicks. D'Antoni has a 267-172 career coaching record with the Suns and Denver Nuggets. The Suns won at ...
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Kevin Durant to win NBA Rookie of the Year

League sources have told the Seattle Times that Kevin Durant will win this year's Rookie of the Year award. Durant averaged 20.3 PPG, 4.4 RPG and 2.4 APG. He was the second overall pick in this year's draft...
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Perry Editorial: Iverson stinks

During Iverson's tenure as a Sixer every year I would hear, "Iverson has never played with anyone" and "Give Iverson another scorer and you'll see him win." Alright, well he's surrounded wit...
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76ers stun Pistons in Game 1

The #7 seed Philadelphia 76ers shocked the #2 seed Detroit Pistons Sunday night 90-86. The Pistons have been there done that and their lineup is just filthy. But, the Sixers are young, they play defense and the...
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And now there are two: Final Four wrap

The field of 65 is now down to the final two after last night's national semifinal games. And, after last night I don't think anyone can doubt that the final game includes the two best teams in the country. Mem...
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The Final Four

For the first time in NCAA Tournament history, all four number one seeds advanced to the final four. While most are commending the selection committee for their brilliant seeding this year, I view the glass as ...
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More NCAA Tournament and more Perry

Four teams advanced to the Elite 8 (Great 8?) last night in the NCAA Tournament. The first two games of the evening featured Xavier vs. West Virginia and North Carolina vs. Washington State. Let's take a look...
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Perry breaks down the East and Midwest Regions

East Region (Charlotte, NC): Summary of first two rounds: North Carolina steam rolled their first two opponents (Mount St. Mary's and Arkansas) 113-74 and 108-77. Roy Williams was able to get all fifteen play...
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Perry Diary: Iverson’s return to Philly

Allen Iverson returned to Philadelphia for the first time on Wednesday night, and I was one of the people in the sold-out Wachovia Center. Here's my diary from the evening: For the last week my friends were...